Top_Page

Tag Archives | National Aboriginal Day

Celebrate National Aboriginal Day (June 21, 2017)

Today (June 21st) we celebrate National Aboriginal Day. “In cooperation with national Indigenous organizations, the Government of Canada designated June 21 National Aboriginal Day, a celebration of Indigenous culture and heritage. This date was chosen because it corresponds to the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, and because for generations, many Indigenous groups […]

Continue Reading 0

June 21, National Aboriginal Day

Proclaimed in 1996 June 21 was first proclaimed in 1996 as an annual occasion to recognize the diverse cultures and outstanding contributions to Canada of the First Nations, Inuit and Métis. Collectively these groups make up the Aboriginal Peoples of Canada. The date was selected for several reasons, including the fact that it coincides with […]

Continue Reading 0
Visit Us On TwitterVisit Us On Facebook